Alan Smithee

Viz Releases Dragon Ball Z Manga in Full-Color

Viz Releases Dragon Ball Z Manga in Full-Color

Prepare your wallets, Viz just announced tonight that the full-color treatment of Akira Toriyama’s classic manga series Dragon Ball Z is headed to stores and digital starting on February 4th! San Francisco, CA, January 27, 2014 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, brings […]

 Ryan Wilson

It Came from Japan – Bleach: Hell Verse

It Came from Japan – Bleach: Hell Verse
 Ryan Wilson

Shonen Jump Every Week on the Same Day as Japan? HABEEB IT!

Shonen Jump Every Week on the Same Day as Japan? HABEEB IT!

The successor to Shonen Jump has finally arrived.

 Alan Smithee

Save 20% on Naruto Manga This Week

Do you have the Viz Media iOS app? Do you love ninjas? I do on both counts and will be spending the better part of this weekend reading every volume of the insanely popular manga that my bank account and wife can stand…and on the cheap!

 Alan Smithee

I’m Subscribing to Shonen Jump

I’m Subscribing to Shonen Jump

Yes, you read that right. I’m going to actually subscribe to a print magazine for the first time in years. I just find it funny that it will be for a manga geared towards young men.

 Alan Smithee

Toriko Vol. 1 (iPad) – Review

Toriko Vol. 1 (iPad) – Review

Do you want to read the most epic manga ever to be made? I kid you not here folks, Toriko just may be the most amazing manga I’ve ever read. Let me put it to you this way, take the zany bits of One-Piece add them to a main character that’s as insane as Monkey […]

 Alan Smithee

Viz Media iPad App – Review

Viz Media iPad App – Review

I’ve read manga for what seems like 20 years now. I’ve read it in both English and Japanese and for some reason, I’ve enjoyed reading manga much more than reading comic books here in America. This may be because I’m a stark raving mad weeaboo when it comes to Japanese culture, but for me it’s […]

 Alan Smithee

Shonen Jump’s 100th Issue Milestone

Shonen Jump’s 100th Issue Milestone

I know that it’s been going strong in Japan for a hell of a lot longer than it has in the United States, but any manga that is published in English with the original right-to-left reading style intact hitting a milestone like this is damn impressive.